• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 28 August 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: City Ground
Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest

Blackstock 34" (P)

1 - 1
Norwich City

Norwich City

Crofts 41"

Nottingham Forest vs Norwich City


Team Lineups

Nottingham Forest

1 Camp
4 Chambers
5 Morgan
6 Wilson
3 Bertrand
7 Anderson
18 McKenna
28 Majewski
15 Cohen
23 Blackstock34"
10 Earnshaw
Substitutes
38 Darlow
8 McGugan
9 Adebola
11 Tyson
19 Moussi
27 Moloney
33 Lynch

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
2 Martin
22 Ward
20 Barnett
3 Drury
11 Surman
7 Crofts41"
18 Smith
14 Hoolahan
9 Holt
16 Martin
Substitutes
13 Rudd
10 Jackson
15 Fox
19 Lappin
23 Johnson
24 McNamee
33 Berthel Askou

Possession Stats

50%
50%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Nottingham Forest

W W W L W D W L

Norwich City

W W W L W D D W

Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee brings the game to a close.

92:41 +2.41
 

Unfair challenge on Russell Martin by Ryan Bertrand results in a free kick. John Ruddy takes the free kick.

91:40 +1.4
 

Effort on goal by Nathan Tyson from inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

91:07 +1.07
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Tyson by Adam Drury. Luke Chambers takes the direct free kick.

90:52 +0.52
 

The ball is sent over by Grant Holt, Luke Chambers makes a clearance.

90:00
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Ryan Bertrand gets a block in.

88:21
 

A cross is delivered by Ryan Bertrand, Shot from close range by Robert Earnshaw bounces off the post.

86:33
 

Andrew Surman takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Guy Moussi.

83:55
 

Andrew Surman crosses the ball, Wesley Hoolahan takes a shot. Kelvin Wilson gets a block in. Corner taken left-footed by Andrew Surman from the left by-line, Wes Morgan makes a clearance. Shot by Wesley Hoolahan from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

82:45
 

The ball is crossed by Adam Drury.

81:32
 

Andrew Surman takes a short corner, clearance made by Wes Morgan.

80:55
 

Lewis McGugan sends in a cross, Robert Earnshaw takes a shot. Clearance by Elliott Ward. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Chris Cohen, Grant Holt manages to make a clearance.

80:17
 

Chris Cohen fouled by Wesley Hoolahan, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Lee Camp.

79:53
 

The ball is delivered by Adam Drury, clearance by Ryan Bertrand.

78:36
 

Korey Smith crosses the ball.

77:25
 

Unfair challenge on Andrew Surman by Guy Moussi results in a free kick. Elliott Ward restarts play with the free kick.

77:25
 

Guy Moussi concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Surman. Elliott Ward restarts play with the free kick.

76:17
 

A cross is delivered by Nathan Tyson, clearance by Andrew Surman.

74:36
 

Effort on goal by Robert Earnshaw from 35 yards went harmlessly over the target.

74:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Grant Holt on Kelvin Wilson. Lee Camp takes the direct free kick.

73:00
 

Dexter Blackstock challenges Adam Drury unfairly and gives away a free kick. John Ruddy takes the direct free kick.

72:51
 

A cross is delivered by Lewis McGugan, Leon Barnett manages to make a clearance.

71:53
 

Corner taken by Lewis McGugan played to the near post, Andrew Surman makes a clearance.

70:56
Substitution
 

Paul McKenna goes off and Lewis McGugan comes on.

69:32
 

Grant Holt takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp. Grant Holt fouled by Ryan Bertrand, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Andrew Surman, clearance made by Guy Moussi. Handball by Andrew Surman. Lee Camp takes the direct free kick.

68:52
 

Shot from 12 yards from Robert Earnshaw. Save by John Ruddy.

67:37
 

The ball is delivered by Nathan Tyson, Russell Martin gets a block in. Corner taken left-footed by Chris Cohen, free kick awarded for a foul by Wes Morgan on Grant Holt. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

67:12
 

The ball is delivered by Wesley Hoolahan, clearance by Kelvin Wilson.

66:30
 

Nathan Tyson crosses the ball, John Ruddy makes a save.

65:19
 

Robert Earnshaw is ruled offside. John Ruddy takes the indirect free kick.

64:34
 

The ball is delivered by Grant Holt, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Chris Martin goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

62:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Korey Smith on Nathan Tyson. The ball is swung over by Chris Cohen, Header from deep inside the area by Luke Chambers goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

61:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Surman on Paul McKenna. Direct free kick taken by Chris Cohen.

60:19
Substitution
 

Radoslaw Majewski goes off and Guy Moussi comes on.

57:11
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Andrew Surman, Elliott Ward has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

56:17
 

Unfair challenge on Wesley Hoolahan by Chris Cohen results in a free kick. Chris Cohen is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Andrew Surman from left wing, Kelvin Wilson makes a clearance.

56:17
 

Unfair challenge on Wesley Hoolahan by Chris Cohen results in a free kick. Chris Cohen is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Andrew Surman from left wing, Kelvin Wilson makes a clearance.

53:55
Substitution
 

Nathan Tyson replaces Paul Anderson.

51:07
 

The ball is sent over by Robert Earnshaw, Paul Anderson takes a shot. Blocked by Leon Barnett. Corner taken by Chris Cohen from the right by-line.

50:35
 

A cross is delivered by Russell Martin, Wes Morgan makes a clearance.

50:35
 

A cross is delivered by Russell Martin, Wes Morgan makes a clearance.

49:58
 

Chris Cohen has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.

47:06 +2.06
 

Corner taken by Chris Cohen, save by John Ruddy.

48:55
 

Robert Earnshaw is adjudged to have handled the ball. Direct free kick taken by John Ruddy.

47:56
 

Andrew Surman sends in a cross. Grant Holt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kelvin Wilson. Direct free kick taken by Lee Camp.

46:53
 

Grant Holt fouled by Luke Chambers, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Andrew Surman, Kelvin Wilson makes a clearance.

46:23
 

Unfair challenge on Elliott Ward by Radoslaw Majewski results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Elliott Ward.

45:12
 

Ryan Bertrand challenges Korey Smith unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee books Dexter Blackstock for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Andrew Surman.

43:02
 

Adam Drury takes a shot. Chris Cohen gets a block in.

41:10
Goal
 

Andrew Crofts gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box high into the middle of the goal. Nottm Forest 1-1 Norwich.

40:37
 

Wes Morgan concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Martin. Andrew Surman crosses the ball in from the free kick, Paul McKenna makes a clearance.

38:56
 

Foul by Paul McKenna on Chris Martin, free kick awarded. Adam Drury takes the direct free kick.

37:18
 

Leon Barnett fouled by Dexter Blackstock, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

36:29
 

Ryan Bertrand delivers the ball.

33:23
Goal
 

Foul by Russell Martin on Paul Anderson, Penalty awarded. Placed penalty scored by Dexter Blackstock. Nottm Forest 1-0 Norwich.The assist for the goal came from Paul Anderson.

32:43
 

Adam Drury sends in a cross, Ryan Bertrand makes a clearance.

32:34
 

The referee penalises Radoslaw Majewski for handball. Wesley Hoolahan takes the direct free kick.

32:34
 

The referee penalises Radoslaw Majewski for handball. Wesley Hoolahan takes the direct free kick.

31:04
 

Foul by Paul McKenna on Wesley Hoolahan, free kick awarded. Andrew Surman delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel.

31:04
 

Foul by Paul McKenna on Wesley Hoolahan, free kick awarded. Andrew Surman delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel.

28:40
 

Shot by Korey Smith from 20 yards. Lee Camp makes a save.

27:37
 

Shot by Chris Martin from outside the area goes high over the crossbar.

26:58
 

Wesley Hoolahan concedes a free kick for a foul on Radoslaw Majewski. Chris Cohen restarts play with the free kick.

24:40
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Cohen, John Ruddy makes a save.

24:18
 

Chris Cohen crosses the ball, Leon Barnett makes a clearance.

23:46
 

Paul Anderson crosses the ball, Wesley Hoolahan gets a block in.

22:11
 

Grant Holt fouled by Kelvin Wilson, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Andrew Surman.

20:35
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Cohen, clearance made by Elliott Ward.

16:34
 

Grant Holt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kelvin Wilson. Lee Camp takes the free kick.

16:34
 

Grant Holt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kelvin Wilson. Lee Camp takes the free kick.

16:05
 

Shot from just outside the box by Chris Cohen goes over the target.

13:17
 

Unfair challenge on Wes Morgan by Chris Martin results in a free kick. Lee Camp takes the free kick.

11:04
 

Chris Cohen delivers the ball.

7:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul Anderson by Adam Drury. Chris Cohen crosses the ball in from the free kick, save by John Ruddy.

7:09
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Cohen, clearance made by Wesley Hoolahan.

5:17
 

Kelvin Wilson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Surman. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Chris Martin.

5:00
 

Shot from 18 yards by Chris Martin.

3:12
 

The ball is sent over by Adam Drury.

2:05
 

Luke Chambers crosses the ball, Russell Martin manages to make a clearance. Radoslaw Majewski takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Wesley Hoolahan manages to make a clearance.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 39 42 73
2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
5 Derby 39 26 67
6 Ipswich 39 16 67
7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
9 Nottm Forest 39 8 57
10 Blackburn 39 1 54

Full Sky Bet Championship Table